The Making of the Primitive Baptists

A Cultural and Intellectual History of the Anti-Mission Movement, 1800-1840

By James R. Mathis

© 2004 – Routledge

198 pages

Purchasing Options:
Paperback: 9780415655514
pub: 2012-06-28
Hardback: 9780415948715
pub: 2004-04-02

About the Book

This study describes the creation of the Primitive Baptist movement and discusses the main outlines of their thought. It also weaves the story of the Primitive Baptists with other developments in American Christianity in the Early Republic.

About the Series

Studies in American Popular History and Culture

Learn more…

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
RELIGION / Christianity / Baptist